Councilman Daniel Valenzuela and [email protected] Announce #OurMaryvale Job Fair on April 26

Councilman Daniel Valenzuela is partnering with [email protected] City of Phoenix and the Department of Economic Security to bring employment opportunities to Maryvale, through the #OurMaryvale Job Fair.

What:  News conference to highlight the #OurMaryvale Job Fair employment opportunities and resources that will be available to job seekers during the event on April 26, 2017. 

Who:  Councilman Valenzuela, representatives from [email protected] City of Phoenix and the Department of Economic Security.

When:  Wednesday, April 19 from 11:30 a.m. to noon.  

Where: [email protected] West Phoenix, 3406 N. 51st Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85031

Why:  Revitalization of the Maryvale community is essential to Phoenix’s success. Key to that success is economic growth, through collaboration with local businesses, partner agencies, and neighborhood groups. The #OurMaryvale Job Fair will bring the resources job seekers need to find work and develop their skills in their neighborhood. 

The job fair will be held from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. April 26, at the [email protected] West Phoenix job center located at 3406 N. 51st Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85031.

“Workforce development is a key component of the #OurMaryvale initiative. The success of communities depends on residents’ ability to participate in the economy in meaningful ways,” Councilman Daniel Valenzuela said. “When people are able to find, keep, and advance in their careers, they have the resources to invest in their community too.”

“Rewarding employment and economic opportunity can revitalize a community. We are thrilled to be a partner on the #OurMaryvale initiative and support the Governor’s goal of expanding Arizona’s economy as we help Maryvale job seekers reach their full potential while they simultaneously strengthen their city,” said Michael Wisehart, Assistant Director for the Department of Economic Security (DES) Division of Employment and Rehabilitation Services (DERS).

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Wednesday, April 19, 2017
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